Institute of Chemical and Engineering Sciences

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21 Apr 2021 Versatile hollow ZSM-5 nanoreactors loaded with tailorable metal catalysts for selective hydrogenation reactions Bowen Li, Kelvin Mingyao Kwok, Hua Chun Zeng
17 Apr 2021 The contributions of Prof. Kenneth F. O'Driscoll to radical copolymerization kinetics Robin A. Hutchinson, Bert Klumperman, Gregory T. Russell, Alexander M. van Herk
16 Apr 2021 Coumarin‐pyronin hybrid dyes: synthesis, fluorescence properties and theoretical calculations** Kévin Renault, Arnaud Chevalier, Jérôme Bignon, Denis Jacquemin, Jean‐Alexandre Richard, Anthony Romieu
26 Mar 2021 Rheological investigation of clay-stabilized oil-in-water Pickering emulsions for potential reservoir applications Long Yu, Shidong Li, Ludger Paul Stubbs, Hon Chung Lau
11 Mar 2021 High salinity and high temperature stable colloidal silica nanoparticles with wettability alteration ability for EOR applications Nanji J. Hadia, Yeap Hung Ng, Ludger Paul Stubbs, Ole Torsæter
16 Feb 2021 Role of lattice oxygen in methane activation on Ni-phyllosilicate@Ce1-xZrxO2 core-shell catalyst for methane dry reforming: Zr doping effect, mechanism, and kinetic study Sonali Das, Ashok Jangam, Shanmukapriya Jayaprakash, Shibo Xi, Kus Hidajat, Keiichi Tomishige, Sibudjing Kawi
29 Jan 2021 Effect of temperature on tribological performance of organic friction modifier and anti-wear additive: Insights from friction, surface (ToF-SIMS and EDX) and wear analysis Febin Cyriac, Tee Xin Yi, Sendhil K. Poornachary, Pui Shan Chow
11 Nov 2020 Bicyclic Guanidine-Catalyzed Asymmetric Cycloaddition Reaction of Anthrones—Bifunctional Binding Modes and Origin of Stereoselectivity Choon Wee Kee, Ming Wah Wong
4 Oct 2020 Influence of surface formate species on methane selectivity for carbon dioxide methanation over nickel hydroxyapatite catalyst Ming Hui Wai, Jangam Ashok, Nikita Dewangan, Sonali Das, Shibo Xi, Armando Borgna, Sibudjing Kawi
20 Sep 2020 Enhanced performance and selectivity of CO2 methanation over phyllosilicate structure derived Ni-Mg/SBA-15 catalysts Plaifa Hongmanorom, Jangam Ashok, Guanghui Zhang, Zhoufeng Bian, Ming Hui Wai, Yiqing Zeng, Shibo Xi, Armando Borgna, Sibudjing Kawi
17 Sep 2020 Polymer-encapsulated TiO2 for the improvement of NIR reflectance and total solar reflectance of cool coatings Siming Dong, Jing Yang Quek, Alexander M. van Herk, Satyasankar Jana
3 Sep 2020 Influence of structural factors on the tribological performance of organic friction modifiers Febin Cyriac, Xin Yi Tee, Sendhil K. Poornachary, Pui Shan Chow
24 Aug 2020 Highly dispersed Ni/silica by carbonization-calcination of chelated precursor for coke-free dry reforming of methane Sonali Das, Ashok Jangam, Shibo Xi, Armando Borgna, Kus Hidajat, Sibudjing Kawi
12 Aug 2020 Enhanced selectivity and stability of Pt-Ge/Al2O3 catalysts by Ca promotion in propane dehydrogenation Sajjad Rimaz, Luwei Chen, Antonio Monzón, Sibudjing Kawi, Armando Borgna
4 Aug 2020 Experimental investigation of stability of silica nanoparticles at reservoir conditions for enhanced oil-recovery applications Shidong Li, Yeap Hung Ng, Hon Chung Lau, Ole Torsæter, Ludger P. Stubbs
15 Jun 2020 Design of hollow spherical Co@hsZSM5@metal dual-layer nanocatalysts for tandem CO2 hydrogenation to increase C2+ hydrocarbon selectivity Kelvin Mingyao Kwok, Luwei Chen, Hua Chun Zeng
11 Jun 2020 Sol-gel transitions of comb-like polymethacrylate copolymers by mechano-thermal stimuli in water Umesh S. Jonnalagadda, Tuan Minh Nguyen, Feifei Li, Jim H. C. Lee, Xu Liu, Atsushi Goto, James J. Kwan
21 May 2020 A systematic investigation of the ring size effects on the free radical ring-opening polymerization (rROP) of cyclic ketene acetal (CKA) using both experimental and theoretical approach Srinivasa Reddy Mothe, Jacqueline S. J. Tan, Lohitha R. Chennamaneni, Farhan Aidil, Yi Su, Hway C. Kang, Freda C. H. Lim, Praveen Thoniyot
19 May 2020 Unraveling the history and revisiting the synthesis of degradable polystyrene analogues via radical ring-opening copolymerization with cyclic ketene acetals Alexander W. Jackson, Srinivasa Reddy Mothe, Lohitha Rao Chennamaneni, Alexander M. van Herk, Praveen Thoniyot
12 May 2020 Degradable poly(alkyl acrylates) with uniform insertion of ester bonds, comparing batch and semibatch copolymerizations Jean-Baptiste Lena, Alexander W. Jackson, Lohitha Rao Chennamaneni, Chiong Teck Wong, Freda Lim, Yosephine Andriani, Praveen Thoniyot, Alexander M. van Herk
29 Apr 2020 Unique oil-in-brine pickering emulsion using responsive antipolyelectrolyte functionalized latex : a versatile emulsion stabilizer Vivek Arjunan Vasantha, Qi Hua Ng, Wendy Rusli, Nanji J. Hadia, Ludger Paul Stubbs
13 Mar 2020 Circular manufacturing of chitinous bio-composites via bioconversion of urban refuse Naresh D. Sanandiya, Christoph Ottenheim, Jun Wei Phua, Augusta Caligiani, Stylianos Dritsas, Javier G. Fernandez
29 Feb 2020 Pantoea sp. P37 as a novel nonpathogenic host for the heterologous production of rhamnolipids. Margarete Monika Nawrath, Christoph Ottenheim, Jin Chuan Wu, Wolfgang Zimmermann
14 Feb 2020 Structure sensitivity and evolution of nickel-bearing nitrogen-doped carbons in the electrochemical reduction of CO2 Simon Büchele, Antonio J. Martín, Sharon Mitchell, Frank Krumeich, Sean M. Collins, Shibo Xi, Armando Borgna, Javier Pérez-Ramírez
14 Feb 2020 Simple Visual-Aided Automated Titration Using the Python Programming Language Song Wei Benjamin Tan, Pavan Kumar Naraharisetti, Siew Kian Chin, Lai Yeng Lee
28 Dec 2019 Low temperature catalytic reverse water-gas shift reaction over perovskite catalysts in DBD plasma Lina Liu, Sonali Das, Tianjia Chen, Nikita Dewangan, Jangam Ashok, Shibo Xi, Armando Borgna, Ziwei Li, Sibudjing Kawi
11 Dec 2019 Dual catalyst system for selective vinyl chloride production via ethene oxychlorination Matthias Scharfe, Vladimir Paunović, Sharon Mitchell, Roland Hauert, Shibo Xi, Armando Borgna, Javier Pérez-Ramírez
11 Dec 2019 Synthesis of chiral alkenyl cyclopropane amino acids for incorporation into stapled peptides Tsz Ying Yuen, Christopher J. Brown, Yaw Sing Tan, Charles W. Johannes
11 Dec 2019 Morphology control of liposome: RAFT oligomer precursors to complex polymer nanostructures Mohammad-Amin Moradi, Sam Tempelaar, Alexander M. van Herk, Johan P. A. Heuts
28 Nov 2019 Main-chain degradable, pH-responsive and covalently cross-linked nanoparticles via a one-step RAFT-based radical ring-opening terpolymerization Alexander W. Jackson, Lohitha Rao Chennamaneni, Praveen Thoniyot
30 Sep 2019 Investigation of wettability alteration by silica nanoparticles through advanced surface-wetting visualization techniques Shidong Li, Daniel Dan, Hon Chung Lau, Nanji J. Nanji, Ole Torsæter, Ludger P. Stubbs
22 Sep 2019 Promoting effect of Ge on Pt-based catalysts for dehydrogenation of propane to propylene Sajjad Rimaz, Luwei Chen, Sibudjing Kawi, Armando Borgna
19 Sep 2019 Deeper insight into protease-sensitive “covalent-assembly” fluorescent probes for practical biosensing applications Kévin Renault, Sylvain Debieu, Jean-Alexandre Richard, Anthony Romieu
30 Aug 2019 Highly monodisperse zwitterion functionalized non-spherical polymer particles with tunable iridescence Vivek Arjunan Vasantha, Wendy Rusli, Junhui Chen, Wenguang Zhao, Kandammathe Valiyaveedu Sreekanth, Ranjan Singh, Anbanandam Parthiban
26 Aug 2019 Synthesis and rheological characterization of latexes stabilized by methacrylic acid containing macromonomers Ingeborg Schreur-Piet, Alexander M. van Herk, Laven Jozua, Johan P. A. Heuts
9 Aug 2019 Toward biodegradable chain-growth polymers and polymer particles : re-evaluation of reactivity ratios in copolymerization of vinyl monomers with cyclic ketene acetal using nonlinear regression with proper error analysis Jean-Baptiste Lena, Alexander M. van Herk
30 May 2019 Stereoisomerism of stapled peptide inhibitors of the p53-Mdm2 interaction: an assessment of synthetic strategies and activity profiles Tsz Ying Yuen, Christopher J. Brown, Yuezhen Xue, Yaw Sing Tan, Fernando J. Ferrer Gago, Xue Er Lee, Jin Yong Neo, Dawn Thean, Hung Yi Kristal Kaan, Anthony W. Partridge, Chandra S. Verma, David P. Lane, Charles W. Johannes
14 May 2019 The impact of nanoparticle adsorption on transport and wettability alteration in water-wet berea sandstone : an experimental study Shidong Li, Ole Torsæter, Hon Chung Lau, Nanji J. Hadia, Ludger P. Stubbs
3 May 2019 Experimental investigation of biosurfactant mixtures of surfactin produced by Bacillus Subtilis for EOR application Nanji J. Hadia, Christoph Ottenheim, Shidong Li, Qi Hua Ng, Ludger Paul Stubbs, Hon Chung Lau
21 Oct 2018 Synthesis of transition-metal-free and sulfur-free nanoparticles and nanocapsules via reversible complexation mediated polymerization (RCMP) and polymerization induced self-assembly (PISA) Alexander W. Jackson, Jit Sarkar, Longqiang Xiao, Alexander M. van Herk, Atsushi Goto
26 Sep 2018 C−O hydrogenolysis of tetrahydrofurfuryl alcohol to 1,5-pentanediol over bi-functional nickel-tungsten catalysts Elmira Soghrati, Chee Kok Poh, Yonghua Du, Feng Gao, Sibudjing Kawi, Armando Borgna
13 Sep 2018 Main-chain degradable star polymers comprised of pH-responsive hyperbranched cores and thermoresponsive polyethylene glycol-based coronas Ulrike Wais, Lohitha Rao Chennamaneni, Praveen Thoniyot, Haifei Zhang, Alexander W. Jackson
7 Sep 2018 A quantitative cryoTEM study on crosslinked nanocapsule morphology in RAFT-based vesicle polymerization Mohammad-Amin Moradi, Paul H. H. Bomans, Alexander W. Jackson, Alex M. van Herk, Johan P. A. Heuts
13 Aug 2018 Reversible photo- and thermoresponsive, self-assembling azobenzene containing zwitterionic polymers Vivek Arjunan Vasantha, Junhui Chen, Wenguang Zhao, Alexander M. van Herk, Anbanandam Parthiban
31 Jul 2018 Graphene nanosheets encapsulated poorly soluble drugs with an enhanced dissolution rate Shou-Cang Shen, Wai Kiong Ng, Kumaran Letchmanan, Ron Tau Yee Lim, Reginald B. H. Tan
15 Jul 2018 A roadmap towards successful nanocapsule synthesis via vesicle templated RAFT-based emulsion polymerization Wendy Rusli, Alexander W. Jackson, Alexander van Herk
3 Jul 2018 Identifying the origin and contribution of surface storage in TiO2(B) nanotube electrode by in situ dynamic valence state monitoring Yuxin Tang, Yanyan Zhang, Oleksandr I. Malyi, Nicolas Bucher, Huarong Xia, Shibo Xi, Zhiqiang Zhu, Zhisheng Lv, Wenlong Li, Jiaqi Wei, Madhavi Srinivasan, Armando Borgna, Markus Antonietti, Yonghua Du, Xiaodong Chen
8 Jun 2018 Microbial production of rhamnolipids using sugars as carbon sources Yun Nian Tan, Qingxin Li
7 Jun 2018 Crystal phase and architecture engineering of lotus-thalamus-shaped Pt-Ni anisotropic superstructures for highly efficient electrochemical hydrogen evolution Zhicheng Zhang, Guigao Liu, Xiaoya Cui, Bo Chen, Yihan Zhu, Yue Gong, Faisal Saleem, Shibo Xi, Yonghua Du, Armando Borgna, Zhuangchai Lai, Qinghua Zhang, Bing Li, Yun Zong, Yu Han, Lin Gu, Hua Zhang
5 Jun 2018 Synthesis of phosphine oxide based amphiphilic molecules via ring-opening Wittig olefination of a macrocyclic phosphoranylidene and their property study as non-ionic surfactants Kok Ping Chan, Jin Xu, Anqi Chen, Brendan Burkett, Qi Hua Ng